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Cost of Living Comparison Between Norway and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 43.17% lower than in Norway
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 40.58% lower than in Norway
Rent Prices in United States are 33.97% lower than in Norway
Restaurant Prices in United States are 57.61% lower than in Norway
Groceries Prices in United States are 34.36% lower than in Norway
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 41.10% higher than in Norway

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  Norway  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.00 kr     66.14 kr      -55.91 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 kr     297.63 kr      -62.80 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 98.00 kr     42.99 kr      -56.13 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 70.00 kr     23.15 kr      -66.93 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 70.00 kr     33.07 kr      -52.76 %
Cappuccino (regular) 34.83 kr     24.33 kr      -30.16 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 25.70 kr     10.70 kr      -58.36 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 22.56 kr     8.55 kr      -62.09 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 14.73 kr     6.69 kr      -54.61 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 23.76 kr     16.08 kr      -32.33 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 21.41 kr     20.15 kr      -5.86 %
Eggs (12) 31.29 kr     15.32 kr      -51.03 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 88.16 kr     63.03 kr      -28.50 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 107.96 kr     51.64 kr      -52.17 %
Apples (1kg) 22.40 kr     25.30 kr      +12.96 %
Oranges (1kg) 22.07 kr     24.84 kr      +12.51 %
Tomato (1kg) 27.88 kr     25.41 kr      -8.88 %
Potato (1kg) 15.32 kr     15.89 kr      +3.73 %
Lettuce (1 head) 17.13 kr     10.40 kr      -39.31 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 20.89 kr     11.71 kr      -43.96 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 120.00 kr     79.37 kr      -33.86 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 28.47 kr     15.27 kr      -46.36 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 31.66 kr     21.86 kr      -30.94 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 94.00 kr     39.68 kr      -57.78 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 35.00 kr     13.23 kr      -62.21 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 650.00 kr     456.37 kr      -29.79 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 68.00 kr     19.84 kr      -70.82 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 14.71 kr     10.27 kr      -30.15 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 469.20 kr     198.42 kr      -57.71 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 14.96 kr     6.33 kr      -57.71 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 260,000.00 kr     138,894.00 kr      -46.58 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 1,791.56 kr     1,060.62 kr      -40.80 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.97 kr     1.04 kr      +7.43 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 311.94 kr     311.26 kr      -0.22 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 445.28 kr     261.23 kr      -41.33 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 218.28 kr     117.92 kr      -45.98 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 110.00 kr     66.14 kr      -39.87 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 839.31 kr     272.30 kr      -67.56 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 446.97 kr     237.86 kr      -46.78 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 967.71 kr     510.82 kr      -47.21 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 1,107.82 kr     559.61 kr      -49.49 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 9,861.24 kr     6,797.60 kr      -31.07 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,735.90 kr     5,109.58 kr      -33.95 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 17,394.92 kr     11,477.69 kr      -34.02 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 13,119.23 kr     8,636.60 kr      -34.17 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 46,000.80 kr     12,552.91 kr      -72.71 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 33,667.03 kr     8,300.74 kr      -75.34 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 26,043.19 kr     21,835.42 kr      -16.16 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.71     4.21      +13.54 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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